By Lee Child
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
"The indomitable Reacher burns up the pages."--USA Today
Four humans in a automobile, hoping to make Chicago through morning. One guy using, one other telling tales that don't upload up. a lady within the again, silent and fearful. And a hitchhiker with a damaged nostril. An hour at the back of them, the FBI descends on an outdated pumping station the place a guy used to be stabbed to death--the knife paintings expert, the killers nowhere to be seen.
All Jack Reacher sought after was once a experience to Virginia. All he did was once stick out his thumb. yet he quickly discovers he has hitched greater than a experience. He has tied himself to an enormous conspiracy, during which not anything is what it sort of feels, and no-one is telling the truth.
"Furious motion . . . [Lee] baby retains the pacing rapid and the surprises rolling. . . . [A] feverishly exciting series."--The Miami Herald
"Smart, breathless . . . [with] the most effective woman characters within the entire Reacher series."--The long island Times
"Subtle and nuanced [with] seductive writing and impossible to resist plot twists."--Newsweek
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By changing his tune again, he kept things simple for everyone: his defence team, the police, the courts and himself. He said he was willing to stand by his confession after all, plead guilty and allow the law to take its course. Harry wondered if that was the moment when, overcome by the relentless inevitability of the legal process, Edwin Smith had decided that he could bear it no more and that, one day when the opportunity presented itself, he would put an end to his torment by taking his own life.
At last - an indication that Miller might be on the right track and that Carole could have been murdered by someone else. Yet Edwin had not denied the crime in court. Following his change of heart, what had gone wrong? The answer was: Cyril Tweats. He had simply not believed Edwin’s retraction. It was clear from the papers that he felt sure that his client had simply panicked at the thought of what lay ahead. Stronger men than Edwin Smith had been terrified by the prospect of the rope. So Cyril had laid down a challenge to the young man: how do you explain your knowledge of facts of which only the murderer could be aware?
He gave a cautious smile, but honesty triumphed over good manners and he did not argue with her. and I speak plainly. But any road, I hear the busies are worried sick about the case. They wanted it settled out of court. ’ ‘Bullshit,’ said Muriel, whose willingness to express an unequivocal opinion on the basis of slender data would have made her a firstclass expert witness. ‘Paddy Vaulkhard will love a case like that. ’ She considered his ageing suit and loosely knotted tie; contrary as ever, he had resisted the temptation to dress to impress the television cameras he expected at court today.